Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 6:21 am (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 14 km depth
17 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 17 Feb 2021 06:21:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 6:21 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.94°N / 97.94°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Tuza (Santiago Jamiltepec) (pop: 251) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) S of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) SW of Tataltepec de Valdés (pop: 2,270) --> See nearby quakes!
408 km (253 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||14 km||46 Km Al SURESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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